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Biden Bans Russian Ships from Docking at the US Ports

The Biden administration continues to support Ukraine by various means in the ongoing war started by Russia.

“That means no ship—no ship that sails under the Russian flag or that is owned or operated by Russian interests will be allowed to dock in a United States port or access our shores. None. None,” Biden commented.

Previously, the UK and Canada banned Russian vessels from entering the countries’ ports.

Apart from banning Russian-affiliated vessels from entering US ports, Biden announced an $800 million aid package to Ukraine and the weapon system transfer to the country. 

President Biden also mentioned establishing “Unite for Ukraine”, a sponsorship program for Ukrainian refugees who can seek temporary stay and care in American families or nongovernmental organizations.

For more information, read the full proclamation.

Also read:UN Reports 5 Million Ukrainian Refugees Who Have Fled the War

Ninety percent of the Ukrainian refugees are women and children, as male Ukrainians of military age are prohibited from leaving the co...

Article by Yevheniia Savchenko

Yevheniia Savchenko is a Legal Writer at Lawrina. Yevheniia browses through the most interesting and relevant news in the legal and legaltech world and collects them on Lawrina’s blog. Also, Yevheniia composes various how-to guides on legaltech, plus writes product articles and release notes for Loio, AI-powered contract review and drafting software.

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